Robert Henry Farrier

20 June 1867–18 May 1936 (Age 68)
Sinking Creek, Craig, Virginia, United States

The Life of Robert Henry

When Robert Henry Farrier was born on 20 June 1867, in Sinking Creek, Craig, Virginia, United States, his father, Alpha Jacob Farrier, was 35 and his mother, Harriet Elizabeth Pence, was 22. He married Minnie Howe Porterfield on 4 June 1890, in Giles, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Pearisburg, Giles, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Newport, Wales, United Kingdom in 1970. He died on 18 May 1936, in Newport, Giles, Virginia, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Newport Cemetery, Newport, Giles, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Henry Farrier
1867–1936
Minnie Howe Porterfield
1873–1961
Marriage: 4 June 1890
Kenneth Howe Farrier
1891–1982
Alpha Gordon Farrier
1893–1893
Paul Henry Farrier Dr.
1894–1970
Nancy Louise Farrier
1896–1976
Harriet Pence Farrier
1899–1912
Helen May Farrier
1900–1981
Mary Elizabeth Farrier
1901–1901
Robert Henry Farrier Jr.
1903–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1890
Giles, Virginia, United States
children

(8)

    Kenneth Howe Farrier

    Male1891–1982Male

    Alpha Gordon Farrier

    Male1893–1893Male

    Male1894–1970Male

    Female1896–1976Female

    Harriet Pence Farrier

    Female1899–1912Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Alpha Jacob Farrier

    Male1831–1889Male

    Harriet Elizabeth Pence

    Female1844–1917Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1884

Age 17

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1886

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a blacksmith ( see Ferrier ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Henry Farrier in household of A J Farrier, "United States Census, 1870"
  • R Henry Farrier, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry S Farrier, "United States Census, 1910"

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